Boots on the ground: Heroes Wear HAIX®

HAIX®, an innovative, hi-tech manufacturer of specialist footwear based in Bavaria, Germany, has gained its reputation for reliability and quality in footwear for firefighters, police, emergency services and taskforces worldwide. HAIX® focuses on protecting operators from the day-to-day hazards of demanding, dangerous and life-saving roles, while maintaining outstanding comfort. Its innovative designs are inspired by… Read more »

5G-compatible rugged laptop

The B360 fully rugged laptop from Getac sets a powerful new benchmark for innovation in rugged computing. Fully engineered for 5G, the B360 boasts best-in-class computing speed, brightness, and rugged reliability, resulting in a highly advanced mobile solution that excels in challenging working conditions. The B360 runs on the 10th Generation Intel® Core™ Processor, making… Read more »

Endura expertise provides vital PPE to the front line

Scottish cycling kit manufacturer and supplier of cycling clothing to the emergency services, Endura, has been using its expertise in rapid garment development and advanced production techniques to support the NHS during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Livingston-based company has been working in collaboration with Keela, Redwood TTM and Transcal to provide significant volumes of PPE… Read more »

Leading the charge for bespoke emergency vehicles

For the last four years, Code Blue Specialist Vehicles has been providing exceptional ambulance conversions at affordable prices, solidifying the company’s status at the forefront of the industry. Based in the New Forest, Code Blue Specialist Vehicles is a global supplier of specialist medical vehicles and equipment. As the right-hand drive partner for Rodriguez Lopez… Read more »

BCU invests in simulation education

Birmingham City University’s Paramedic Science Team has been investing in the education of the ‘next generation of paramedics’. Thanks to a generous Vice Chancellor funded project, £100,000 has been devoted to the improvement of simulation education within the Paramedic Science programmes. The investment has been used on a number of improvements to the student paramedic… Read more »

Cloud-based software proves its worth

After a few months now of changing the way we work and finding new ways to work from home, Apex Networks is reported how delighted its customers are to still be able to manage their day to day operations using the company’s Patient Transport software. All staff members, including control room staff and drivers, are… Read more »

Welsh Ambulance Service publishes ambitious Strategic Equality Plan

The Welsh Ambulance Service has published an ambitious new plan to improve equality among its workforce and communities. The Trust’s Strategic Equality Plan 2020-2024 sets out its commitment to work with staff and volunteers to help them recognise and celebrate diversity. It also outlines how the organisation will ensure the people who use ambulance services,… Read more »